Joining the volunteer in presenting would be I. B. Fetisov, Deputy Minister for Information Technologies and Communication of the Chelyabinsk region ("Concepts for satellite technology GLONASS on the territory of the Chelyabinsk region and foundation of the joint regional center of monitoring"); S. V. Serebryakov, vice-director for strategic development of Llc "Technologies 2000" ("Interactive GIS, used in geoportal of the Sverdlovsk region GeoUrFD"); Dr. Olga Ogneva-Himmelberger, professor of Geography at Clark University ("Application of geoinformation technologies in territory management"); and A.R. Iskhakov, lead system analyst , Integro Corporation ("Development of automatic information systems for urban planning support of a regional and municipal levels").
In preparing the material for the seminar, the volunteer contacted Dr. Ogneva-Himmelberger
to gain an understanding of the content presented in the May seminar and also to gain an insight into the ability of the seminar participants to understand the English language.
he informed him that the May participants were very impressed with a demonstration of a portal from the town of Newton (MA) when she entered the last name of a property owner and the ease with which it was to receive the cadastral data.
suggested more demonstrations such as that would be appropriate.
had presented in Russian, so she
was unable to provide information about English-Russian language interpretation.